assembly Bill A8796

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to authorizing the use of electronic benefit transfer technology at community supported agriculture markets

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to agriculture
Nov 25, 2019 referred to agriculture

A8796 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1225
Current Committee:
Assembly Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §262, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7008
2017-2018: A9971, S3015
2021-2022: S2667

A8796 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to authorizing the use of electronic benefit transfer technology at community supported agriculture markets.

A8796 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  8796

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            November 25, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  O'DONNELL  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Agriculture

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to  author-
  izing  electronic  benefit  transfer technology at community supported
  agriculture markets

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. Paragraph (c) of subdivision 1 of section 262 of the agri-
culture and markets law, as added by section 4 of part U of  chapter  60
of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (c)  equipment  costs  associated with improving farmers' market func-
tions, including but not limited to expanding access to electronic bene-
fit transfer technology for farmers' markets, COMMUNITY SUPPORTED  AGRI-
CULTURE  MARKETS  and  other  non-traditional food access points in food
deserts in the state.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04213-01-9